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Job Title:  HR Manager

Req ID:  26350
Job Category:  Human Resources

Brooklyn Park, MN, US, 55445


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

In this individual contributor role, the HR Manager will support 3 of our laboratories within the Applied Sterilization Technologies business at STERIS.  This is an onsite role at our primary site in Brooklyn Park, MN and will support two other labs in Libertyville, IL, and EL Paso, TX with approximately 150 employees that are highly skilled lab technicians, scientists, and their leadership teams.

The HR Manager is responsible for overseeing the human resource actives for the site including employee relations, benefits, payroll, performance reviews, and recruitment. The role is instrumental in partnering with the Site Director and other leadership to drive the strategic vision of the business as it aligns with corporate HR Initiatives.

What STERIS Offers

The opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term. STERIS couldn’t be where it is today without our incredible people. That’s why we share in our success together by rewarding you for your hard work. Hiring people who are in it for the long run with STERIS is our ultimate goal. We do this by providing competitive salaries, healthcare benefits, tuition assistance, paid-time off, holidays, matching 401(k), annual merit, and incentive plans. Join us and help write our next chapter.

What You Will Do

  • Collaborate with business and/or functional leaders in areas such as organizational assessment, organizational structure, workforce planning, and change management to strengthen overall organizational capability.
  • Ensure alignment of HR processes ( i.e. performance management, compensation, leadership and employee development, etc.) with business operating goals. Leads the Talent Assessment (succession and individual development planning) function for the business segment, including driving the execution of action plans and ensures leaders and employees use available tools to have meaningful performance alignment, results attainment and feedback discussions.
  • Partner with managers in assessing and identifying resources to meet employee/departmental training needs and encouragement of employees to continuously develop their skills in their field of work.
  • Assist in the hiring of new employees by performing various recruiting activities in partnership with the talent acquisition team, including staffing coordination and job requisition management.
  • Counsel and/or coach employees and managers regarding employee relations issues including performance management, facilitation of formal/informal complaints to resolution, discipline and/or terminations.
  • Drive employee engagement and satisfaction through promotion of a positive company culture while balancing employee concerns with all levels of company goals.


What You Will Need to be Successful

  • Bachelor's Degree in related field
  • 5-7 years progressive HR experience in a manufacturing/distribution environment (union and/or non-union).
  • 3+ years demonstrated experience in dealing with E.E.O.C., OSHA, Workers’ Compensation, O.F.C.C.P., and related regulatory groups
  • 3+ years experience in maintaining union-free status.
  • Ability to effectively read, write and verbally communicate in English.
  • Requires ability to work independently under general guidelines and supervision.
  • Effective interpersonal skills as demonstrated through prior experience.
  • Requires computer literacy to include word processing, spreadsheet and software capabilities.
  • Above average organizing, analyzing and a minimum of Level 3 math skills (ratios, proportions basic algebra) to determine organizational Customer and regulatory problems to formulate corrective action plans.
  • Ability to adapt to changing duties and responsibilities.
  • Ability to influence people in the opinions, attitude or judgments; to generalize, evaluate and make decisions in stressful situations.
  • Requires normal hearing range sufficient to hear alarms, bells, horns, etc.

About STERIS Applied Sterilization Technologies (AST)

Through a network of over 50 facilities globally, STERIS AST has been committed to providing contract sterilization services to the medical device, pharmaceutical, consumer, and industrial communities for over 40 years.  Our sterilization services ensure the safety of those who use these products, including our families, our friends, and ourselves.


STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics.  We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

If you need assistance completing the application process, please call 1 (440) 392.7047. This contact information is for accommodation inquiries only and cannot be used to check application status.

STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.

The full affirmative action program, absent the data metrics required by § 60-741.44(k), shall be available to all employees and applicants for employment for inspection upon request. The program may be obtained at your location’s HR Office during normal business hours.

Req ID:  26350
Job Category:  Human Resources

Brooklyn Park, MN, US, 55445

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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